Give Us This Day is an invitation to pray daily. Whether you have five minutes or a half hour, Give Us This Day supports your desire to pray with:

Give Us This Day is a monthly publication centered on the Word of God. Drawing inspiration from a multitude of voices, it provides a relevant and trustworthy understanding of Scripture.

Each issue includes:

Daily Prayer

Weekly Insights

Monthly Prayers and Inspiration

About Us


The dedicated Give Us This Day publishing team is supported by Liturgical Press staff and renowned Editorial Advisors. The spiritual genius of the publication emerges from the combined God-given gifts of staff and advisors and hundreds of contributors—writers and artists who prompt us every day to pray and to ponder the Word of God.

Mary Stommes, Editor
Peter Dwyer, Publisher
Aelred Senna, OSB, Associate Editor
Cathy Donovan, Associate Publisher
Sue Kuefler, Publishing Assistant
Susan Barber, OSB, Intercessions
Robert Ellsberg, “Blessed Among Us” author
James Martin, SJ, “Teach Us To Pray” author
Irene Nowell, OSB, Liturgical Editor

Editorial Advisors

Fr. James Martin, SJ
Kathleen Norris
Sr. Irene Nowell, OSB
Fr. Timothy Radcliffe, OP
Fr. Ronald Rolheiser, OMI

Hundreds of Contributors

A great cloud of witnesses feeds the imagination and the spiritual life in the pages of Give Us This Day. Writers and artists from every age, these contributors are lay, religious, and ordained, women and men, single and married. In this cloud you will find mystics and monastics, immigrants and descendants of immigrants, people of all walks of life. Living writers and artists, including many new voices, bring our contemporary world shoulder-to-shoulder with the great voices of our long tradition.


Anchored in the Gospel of Jesus Christ, Liturgical Press publishes inspiring content for all who seek to deepen their faith and transform their lives. Give Us This Day supports that mission by serving individuals and communities throughout the United States and around the world.

Founded in 1926 by the Benedictine monks of Saint John’s Abbey in Collegeville, Minnesota, Liturgical Press is committed to spreading the Good News through publications in theology, spirituality, monastic wisdom, liturgy, prayer, preaching, and music. To learn more, visit https://litpress.org